Transcripts (perhaps draft) of the Article 50 ‘Brexit’ Appeal hearings at the Supreme Court

I am going to be accused of making another jury point but, my Lords, you see where it takes you. It takes this court effectively into a place where, if you declare the exercise of the prerogative unlawful, positively unlawful in that way, you are not just leaving the matter in the usual way to the executive and to Parliament to sort out, you are in effect, and this is the only thing that could be done, requiring primary legislation. So in order to withdraw to give affect to the referendum --

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